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O Paparico

Rua de Costa Cabral 2343, Porto 4200 232, Portugal
+351 22 540 0548
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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Rua de Costa Cabral 2343, Porto 4200 232, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Simply one of the most delicious meals I've had. We did the smaller tasting menu with wine pairing (4 courses) which also is preceded by 3 amuses. Make sure you get the lobster and the veal Escabeche, both one of the best things I have...More

Thank Eric M
RPPaparico, Gestor de Relações Públicas at O Paparico, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Mr. Erick, Thank you for sharing your experience at O Paparico. Our team is very pleased about your compliments and we are glad we lived up to your expectations. It was a real pleasure to welcome you at our place, and we are looking...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I had a wonderful experince at O Paparico! Testing menu with wine pairing. On top of the dishes there were a number of extras. The cooking is quite innovative and interesting with rich flavours. Comparable with Michelin star restaurants. The service is...More

Thank gunnarmangs
RPPaparico, Gestor de Relações Públicas at O Paparico, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Mr. Mangs, Thank you for sharing your experience at O Paparico. All the team is grateful about your compliments. It is very rewarding to know that we lived up to your expectations! It was a pleasure to welcome you on our place, and we...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful experience we had during our evening at O Paparico. We were really fortunate to get a late cancellation and having heard the reviews and reputation as one of the best restaurants in Porto, it certainly lived up to the hype. Service throughout...More

Thank Richard B
RPPaparico, Gestor de Relações Públicas at O Paparico, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Mr. Richard, It is very gratifying to read your kind words. Our aim is to create special moments for our dear guests, and we are proud we lived up to your expectations. It was a pleasure to welcome you on our place, and we...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cosy restaurant with a simple chique ambience while also hinting at the history of the place. Menu offers limited choice but is varied enough to satisfy most tastebuds. Something for a special occasion for as well the Portuguse clientele and visiting tourists. Hospitality at its...More

Thank Joao-do-Lagoa
RPPaparico, Gestor de Relações Públicas at O Paparico, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Mr. Lagoa, Thank you for sharing your experience at O Paparico. Our team is very pleased about your compliments and we are glad we lived up to your expectations. It was a real pleasure to welcome you at our place, and we are looking...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I found this restaurant rather pretentious. It's portuguese typical ambience counterpoints with the foreign clientele and with the expensive menu.More

Thank Dalia M
RPPaparico, Gestor de Relações Públicas at O Paparico, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Mrs. Dalia, Our drive and focus are set on excellence, and we hope to be always (at least) up to your highest expectations. Thank you for taking the time to leave your review, which is very much valuable to us. We’ll be joining our...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited this restaurant during our trip to Porto, and we can teell it was one the best gastronomical experiences of our lives. We had the portugality tasting menu with the wine pairing, and we can tell it worth every penny! A lot of surprises...More

Thank antoinechapignac
RPPaparico, Gestor de Relações Públicas at O Paparico, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Mr. Antoine, Thank you for sharing your experience at O Paparico. Our team is very pleased about your compliments and we are glad we lived up to your expectations. It was a real pleasure to welcome you at our place, and we are looking...More

Reviewed 5 December 2017

We ate here in late November as others have stated the food , service and ambience were excellent. But we both felt - and judging by the faces other the other patrons when they saw the menu we were not the only ones- that place...More

Thank Richie40
RPPaparico, Gestor de Relações Públicas at O Paparico, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2017

We would like to thank you for your review and the time you took to let us know about your perspective. We are grateful that you appreciated our service and atmosphere. We give a promise to our dear guests, to deliver an experience in O...More

Reviewed 3 December 2017

How is it possible that this restaurant does not have a Michelin star? We had dined at Pedro Lemos the night prior and O Paparico is head and shoulders far superior. Everything from the hidden doorway to the exemplary and attentive service to the picnic...More

Thank werhappy2travel
RPPaparico, Gestor de Relações Públicas at O Paparico, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2017

Thank you so much for sharing your experience at O Paparico. It is very rewarding to know that we lived up to your expectations. It was a great pleasure for us having you for dinner at our place, and we are looking forward to welcome...More

Reviewed 28 November 2017

This was one of the, if not the best dining experience my husband and I have ever had. The food, the service, the atmosphere, everything was superb. I struggle to think of my favorite food as everything was done perfectly. I would recommend this to...More

Thank Sarah M
RPPaparico, Gestor de Relações Públicas at O Paparico, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2017

Dear Mrs. Sarah, Thank you for taking the time to leave your review. We are grateful to know that we lived up to your expectations. It was a real pleasure to welcome you on our place, and we hope to host you on a near...More

Reviewed 28 November 2017

Wonderful seamless experience. Amazing service, exceptional food and over the top wines. All of this is done in an atmosphere of genuine warmth and caring. Do yourself a favor and book this restaurant the next time you go to Porto.More

Thank JCA567
RPPaparico, Gestor de Relações Públicas at O Paparico, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2017

Thank you so much for sharing your experience on Paparico. It is very rewarding to know that we have lived up to your expectations. It was a pleasure to welcome you in our home and we hope to welcome you again to be surprised one...More

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Martamelia
13 August 2017|
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Response from RPPaparico | Property representative |
Dear Mrs Martamelia, Thank you so much for your preference. It would be such a pleasure to receive at our place, however we only accept tables until 6 people. Feel free to contact us in case you have any doubts. Kind... More
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priyankagoenka2011
15 May 2017|
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Response from LLFernandes | Reviewed this property |
I had a tasting menu there and they adapted all the options to a vegetarian menu for me, with mushrooms and other options. Great experience!
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Tedsimmons355
1 May 2017|
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Dear Mr. Ted, Portugality is what moves us, and it’s through our gastronomy and service, that we express ourselves. We propose a degustation experience that represents Portuguese culture, by a path through our history, our... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 61 - USD 122
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Tuesday
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua de Costa Cabral 2343, Porto 4200 232, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 540 0548
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